Language Analysis

Assignment 3- cover sheet and text :





MODEL ASSIGNMENT:

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Here are some useful links to compliment your 'paper' research for your Language Analysis assignment. Please remember to reference the sources in your bibliographies correctly.

Grammar and Vocabulary:**
  1. - Darn & White's article on how to create concept checking questions.
  2. Nick Peachey's article on conveying meaning in the language classroom.
  3. - A quick reference to Grammar labels with examples
  4. - The relationship between grammar & context
  5. - Accuracy, Fluency & Complexity.
  6. - Basic Grammar Concepts and Terminology for Teachers
  7. - An overview of vocabulary from Longman.
  8. - The first chapter from Willis...an excellent overview of 'meaning'.
  9. A useful resource for Concept Questions and Time Lines: Concept Questions & Time Lines
  10. From the 'Action Points' section - how to check the concept of vocabulary items
  11. From the 'Action Points' section - how to check the concept of grammar items
  12. The following site allows you to insert, copy and paste IPA symbols into a word document!
  13. How to create gapfill tasks with different challenge levels and different linguistic aims.


Phonology:

Some Phonology Videos from Youtube which are good for revision but also good for a giggle ;-)
  1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ergntBoeAHM&feature=PlayList&p=17BA5649F06F425A&index=4
  2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XlSeYt6PN6s&feature=PlayList&p=17BA5649F06F425A&index=2
  3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f4Q1QN-SFCM&feature=PlayList&p=17BA5649F06F425A&index=3






Best of luck with this assignment!